Folding Fan

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870s

GUSN

GUSN-31566

Description

Folding fan; pierced and carved ivory sticks and guards; white satin leaf painted withs birds and dogwood branches; leaf back plain white satin; ivory loop; mother of pearl rivet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fans (equipment)
accessories
carving (processes)
ivory (tooth component)
painting (coating)
piercing
satin
silk (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
foliation (pattern)
Vegetable Ivory
Silk
Satin
Carved
Pierced
Painted
Bird
Branch
FAN

Associated Building

Used At Bartlett-Atkinson House,

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1927.1038

Places

Massachusetts (United States)